Tag Archives: Massachusetts

Travel guides for Massachusetts including things to do, day trips, where to stay, what to eat, festivals, holidays and packing lists!

12 Pet-Friendly Hotels in Provincetown, MA & Nearby

A golden retriever trots along the surf on the beach

If you’re bringing your pup on vacation, then these pet-friendly hotels in Provincetown MA will happily welcome you both! Ptown is a famously inclusive community, and that even extends to your four-legged family members. From dog-friendly beaches to welcoming restaurants and bars, your dog can join in on all the fun during your vacation. Be […]

33 Unique Things to Do in Northampton, MA

An aerial view of the town of Northampton in Western Massachusetts

Looking for things to do in Northampton, Massachusetts? This small town in Western Mass boasts plenty of character, so don’t be fooled by its distance from Boston! Known for its artistic vibes, social justice focus, and proximity to several colleges and universities, Northampton offers quirky charm and rural beauty in a wonderful balance. Starting with […]

Where to Stay in Provincetown

Bradford Street, in Provincetown, Cape Cod

Wondering where to stay in Provincetown? While Ptown is quite small, there are different areas that you’ll want to be in based on the type of vacation you’re planning. Of course, you can also stay outside of Ptown but near enough to enjoy all the fun and activities here, too! It’s about 3 miles between […]

Where to Stay in Plymouth Massachusetts (“America’s Hometown”)

Aerial view of the Mayflower II in Plymouth Harbor, with the town of Plymouth leading up from the shore beyond it

Wondering where to stay in Plymouth MA? Plymouth is a huge town, so it’s easy to get overwhelmed trying to figure out the best places to stay based on what you want to do there. From Plymouth Center (or Downtown Plymouth) to the various nearby neighborhoods, this guide outlines the three most popular places in […]

14 Hotels in Plymouth with Pools and/or Jacuzzis

Front entry and parking area at Mirbeau Inn & Spa in Plymouth Massachusetts

Looking for a hotel in Plymouth with a pool? Maybe you don’t like swimming in the ocean or you just prefer keeping amenities close by. Whatever the reason, even though you’re in a seaside town, these hotels offer the extra bonus of on-site swimming pools…and some also have jacuzzis! Plymouth is a huge town, and […]

36 Things to do in Plymouth, MA: History, Beaches & Hidden Gems

Spire Center for Performing Arts aerial view at 25 Court Street in fall, Plymouth, Massachusetts

Planning a visit to America’s Hometown and looking for the best things to do in Plymouth, MA? You’re not the first to step foot on the Wampanoag people’s land, Plymouth is where the Mayflower anchored in 1620, carrying over 100 settlers. This guide details historic Plymouth attractions, nature-based activities, insightful tours, free things to do, […]

7 Purfect Pet-Friendly Hotels in Plymouth, MA

Pug dog tilted head

From reliable chain accommodation to unique, local stays, this guide to pet-friendly hotels in Plymouth, MA, shares the best options for you and your furry friend. We describe the benefits of staying at each dog-friendly hotel in Plymouth, including the size of the room, pet-specific features, walking routes nearby, and if the accommodation provides free […]

A Beautiful Boston to Maine Road Trip: 3 Coastal Stops + Things to Do in Each

Autumn colors surround Camden Harbor, a small coastal town in Maine

Thinking of taking a Boston to Maine road trip? There are so many options that are within easy reach of Boston, so you can choose anything from a simple day trip to a multi-day road tripping adventure. We recommend three stops in Maine: Portland, Camden, and Bar Harbor. Of course, there are so many beautiful […]

29 Things to Do in Amherst, MA: Museums, Nature, Drinks & More

Amherst Town Hall is a beautiful red brick building in central Amherst, MA

Looking for fun things to do in Amherst, Massachusetts? Located in Western Mass, Amherst is one of many towns and small cities along Route 91, which runs north to south across the state to connect with Vermont and Connecticut. Other nearby towns include Deerfield, Northampton, Holyoke, and Springfield. If you’re just visiting the area, you’ll […]

Top 10 Martha’s Vineyard Pet-Friendly Hotels & Vacation Rentals

Golden retriever dog on a bed

Looking for pet-friendly hotels in Martha’s Vineyard so you can take your fur-family with you on vacation? Don’t worry, there is quite a variety of accommodation options on the Vineyard where you and your dog will be welcome! Whether you’re looking for a hotel or a vacation rental, convenience to the ferry or close to […]